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Newsletter 7/2012

Angry Birds - who is the world’s next global success?

Two years ago, the bad tempered birds were among the WSA-mobile winners in the category m-Entertainment. Since then, over 12 million copies of the mobile Game have been purchased, making it one of the most successful apps of all times. But what is best in mobile content 2012? Which mobile services really make a difference for people around the world – in remote villages and global megacities? In September, H.E. Rashed Al Mansoori – director general of WSA Partner ADSIC – hosts the WSA grand Jury in Abu Dhabi to select the world’s most outstanding m-Content 2012. Stay up to date and use the opportunity to discover the world’s best in mobile innovation.

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Mobile Generation: Emerging economies take lead

Interview with Madan Rao – mBillionth Juror and Mobile Monday research project director – about mobile’s significance for emerging economies.

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Insider Information: WSA Videos4Experts

Check out our videos guides for experts and producers

The WSA-mobile database is still open for the world's most outstanding mobile content. How do producers make the most of their products in the WSA nomination process? And how do experts know what’s really important? Check out our video clips to become a real WSA Insider and find out what matters most in the nomination process!

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Northern Lights: Canada and Sweden Hunting for Mobile Miracles

WSA expands its network of ICT-experts in Scandinavia and North America

From now on, Mr. Gary Schwartz (Canada) and Mr. Micael Gustafsson (Sweden) will search for their country’s best e- and m- content and send their nominees to WSA-mobile 2012.

Mr. Micael Gustafsson works as the managing director for Cluster 55, a network organization for the ICT Industry in the Øresund region. He has started several companies in ICT, consulting, and marketing.
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Mr. Gary Schwartz is the CEO of Impact Mobile, Inc., Chair of MEF North America and is the author of "THE IMPULSE ECONOMY" and the upcoming “FAST SHOPPER. SLOW STORE” published by Simon & Schuster, Aria Imprint. More …

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Your Stage: Smart stories

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You’re a former WSA winner who wants to share your product’s success story with the world? You’re an ICT expert or a mobile mastermind always one step ahead? We got the perfect stage for your story! Join us in our blog section and share your ideas with our great network of experts and opinion leaders. How? Just get in touch with us via wsa[at]

Partners News: Digital Empowerment from India

mBillionth Award

21st July 2012 has been another remarkable event date for mBillionth South Asia Award, which aims to explore & felicitate the Best m-Innovators across 8 south Asian countries.

Delegates & Experts of Mobile & Telecom Domain from 15 Countries joined the conference to motivate the awarded best 54 Innovators for their ideas of using Mobile phones in such a way where it can be seen as a tool for empowering & educating the society.

Speakers included Peter A. Bruck, Tomi Ahonen, J. Satyanarayana, Amir Ullah Khan, Vijay shekhar Sharma, Jonathan Bill, Anuraj Gambhir, Rajendra P. Gupta, Madan Mohan Rao, R. Sukumar, Subho Ray, Dr. Rajendra Kumar, Ashis Sanyal, Tulika Pandey & many more.

Your WSA Team 2012

Peter A. Bruck,
Nora Wolloch, Eva Krallinger, Matthias Gruber

wsa [at]
ICNM – International Center for New Media
Moosstrasse 43a, A - 5020 Salzburg, Austria

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